News Bits & Stats

2013
January – Glen’s “High Hope” has been nominated for a Choice Music Prize: Irish Song of the Year award. Winners to be announced March 7.

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*Rhythm And Repose opened at #21 on the Billboard chart selling just over 16,000 copies.

December – Rhythm and Repose is #3 in the German Stereo Magazine Critics Top 10 album list of 2012. Scans

July 13 – “This Gift” will be on the soundtrack of the Disney film The Odd Life of Timothy Green, to be released on 15 August 2012.
July 2-6- Rhythm and Repose is RTE Radio 1’s Album of the Week

June 19 – Rhythm and Repose is Album of the Week on Italian N°1 indie radio network Radio Popolare
June 18 – Rhythm and Repose is the DeutschlandRadio Album
of the Week

June 18 – Rhythm and Repose is NDR.de Radio’s Nachtclub Album of the Week
June 14 – Glen answers the prompt “How I Write” at cbc.ca
June 1 – Glen talks about working with Levon Helm at spinner.com

April 17 – “Love Don’t Leave Me Waiting” is released as a second single. Check out Rolling Stone’s exclusive premiere of the video here.
April 16 – A little about how the album cover for Rhythm and Repose came to be at independent.ie
April 5 – Glen’s first single Philander is released as a video at All Songs Considered on NPR Watch here!
April 4 – Solo Record announced. Gigs too! ANTI- Records / Los Angeles Times / AV Club / Broadway.com / Rock Cellar Magazine

March – The Hunger Games Soundtrack released

February 25 – Glen chatted with Hot Press about his upcoming solo record, scheduled for a June release on ANTI-/Plateau.
February 23 – The Hunger Games – Songs From District 12 and Beyond will feature two songs by Glen. He performs one called ‘Take the Heartland’, and he wrote one called ‘Come Away to the Water’ which was recorded by Maroon5. It will be released on 20 March 2012. Reviews: BAM’s Blog / Chicago Tribune / Hitfix / Billboard / The Province / Yahoo music blog review